Committee Leadership


Consumer Trust  

Chuck Kiker, TX, Co-Chair
Scott McGregor, IA, Co-Chair

Export Growth

Dave Edmiston, TX, Co-Chair
Morgan Evans, ID, Co-Chair


Sarah Childs, FL, Co-Chair
Mark Gwin, VA, Co-Chair

Nutrition & Health

Clay Burtrum, OK, Co-Chair
Janna Stubbs, TX, Co-Chair


Jerry Bohn, KS, Co-Chair
Mike Smith, CA, Co-Chair


Checkoff Working Groups

Market Research Working Group

Jeanne Harland, IL, Co-Chair 
Dianne Kirkbride, WY, Co-Chair 

Investor Relations Working Group

Kristin Larson, MT, Co-Chair 
Jo Stanko, CO, Co-Chair 



Ag & Food Policy

J Kent Bamford, CO, Chair 
Todd Mortenson, SD, Vice Chair

Cattle Health & Well Being

Lewis "Bud" Dinges, TX Chair 
Jimmy Holliman, AL Vice Chair 

Federal Lands

Robbie LeValley, CO, Chair 
Rex Sacco, UT, Vice Chair

Cattle Marketing & International Trade

Ed Greiman, IA, Chair 
Joe Kovanda, MO, Vice Chair

Political Action

Jim Strickland, FL, Chair 
JD Alexander, NE, Vice Chair

Property Rights/Envir.Mgt.

Joe Leathers, TX,  Chair
Tim Koopmann, CA, Vice Chair

Tax & Credit

Bill Slovek, SD, Chair
Gene Copenhaver, VA, Vice Chair 

NCBA Membership

Jennifer Houston, TN, Chair 
Joe Guild, NV, Vice Chair  



Finance & Audit

Marty Smith, FL, Chair


Dawn Caldwell, NE, Co-Chair
Chuck Coffey
, OK, Co-Chair


Bob McCan, TX, Chair 


Jaclyn Wilson, NE Chair 
Alisa Ogden, NM, Vice Chair 

Operating Committee

Anne Anderson, TX, Co-Chair 
Steve Hanson,



Livestock Marketing

Dennis Metzger,CA, Chair
Margaret Ann Smith,VA, Vice Chair 

Allied Industry

Todd Firkins, KS,  Chair 

Product Council

Kevin Hueser, SD, Chair 

Young Beef Leaders Steering Committee

Keith Nantz, OR, Chair
Chris Jeffcoat, PA, Region I
Jacob Nyhuis, GA, Region II
Ben Novak, IA, Region III
April Bonds, TX, Region IV
Matt Hunt, CO, Region V
Amber Miller, NV, Region VI
Jaclyn Wilson, NE, Region VII


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